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The Front Rooms

9 Tower Parade, Whitstable CT5 2BJ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Front Rooms is the best B&B I’ve ever stayed in. From the moment you enter the spacious communal area downstairs, you know that you are not staying in the back room of Mr and Mrs Jones’ house and won’t bump into anyone whilst searching for the loo in the middle of the night….. in fact, you could be forgiven... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Host made us very welcome and provided exra heater for our room. Room with balcony but no view worth mentioning. Attractively decorated room but bed small at 4'6" with hollowfibre pillows. No cooked breakfast and bed not made up. What is the point of going away for a weekend if not to have a good fry-up and someone to do... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We recently stayed at the b&b. Like another reviewer on here, we were unable to find the it at first as there's no signage. Tom the owner is very friendly & hospitable & the b&b is very stylish. However it is very expensive for what you get. We paid £130 for double room (you have to pay in cash) when... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We've just returned from a 2 night stay at the beautiful front rooms in Whitstable and would recommend it, even in the deepest of winter! The rooms are tasteful and chic and the owner is very friendly. Lots of little touches make it very special and we would definitely go back. We walked to Canterbury and to Faversham and ran... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Our trip to Whitstable was a short weekend one, a romantic type, where a couple wants to get away from the city noise and spend time together by the sea. We've never been here before and this b&b was recommended to us by a friend. And I can not thank them enough for such a marvellous recommendation. The b&b is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We recently stayed at The Front Rooms in Whitstable and had a very enjoyable stay. Julie (the owner) was very welcoming and there were special touches that were done extremely well. We paid extra for the balcony en-suite double and were pleased with it, despite a problem with the decking. It was lovely to enjoy the complimentary cold mini-bottle of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

I found this place just the week before we stayed there. I've wanted to go to Whitstable for a while and so escaping London for the weekend and having my husband'a birthday to celebrate was the perfect excuse. The house itself is beautiful, so many original features, stylish but also really cosy with gorgeous soft rugs over the bed, plus... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Julie runs a very beautiful B&B that is also very comfortable. Great breakfasts and well located with a pleasant 10 minute walk through the harbour and along the beach to the centre of Whistable. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013 via mobile

We had a great stay at The Front Rooms. Whitstable is a really lovely place and The Front Rooms seems to be one if the most stylish options. It's a really welcoming and calming place to stay with delicious breakfasts. Beautiful decor too. If you'd like to stay in a boutique b&b this is for you.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Gorgeous decor and very stylish whilst still managing to make the place feel warm and welcoming. We stayed on a cold and blustery march evening and this made the perfect retreat to come back to post a walk along the seafront. Great location only a 5 min walk to the old town and only a couple of minutes and you... More 

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